David DelValle

David DelValle

Born in 1988 in Medellín (Colombia), David del Valle studied Industrial Design at Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, in Medellín. In 2010 David started working for the company Rolformados SA, as their first plant designer, where he developed his first architectural projects with large-scale products - which allowed him to form the design group that today lead the department in the company. During his career, David’s passion for physics and mathematics has led him to explorations in the field of materials and product development. Currently, he is Design Director for the Poligono Brand, a line dedicated to designing, developing and producing objects that are somewhere between art and design. He also acts as Director of the international event Design Week of Medellín (which he also co-founded), where top design studios of Colombia and the world are showcased. His last project is MakerHome, an initiative in which he focuses on developing modular houses of wood, with digital fabrication tools and quick ensembling times. ​ David Del Valle also develops design consulting for companies, organizations and public entities - as well as products and projects as an Industrial Designer.